Renovated in 2005, the air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 444 rooms, of which 50 are suites, spread over 10 floors. There is a lobby with a 24-hour reception, a safe, a cloakroom, a currency exchange, and a lift. Further facilities include a newspaper stand, a conference room, a bar, an award-winning French-Californian restaurant, and a wine cellar. Room and laundry services are on offer (charges apply). Those arriving by car may use the car park (charges apply).There is a daily fee for self-parking. There is a free shuttle to Balboa Island (summer only), to/ from John Wayne airport and to/ from the shopping area.The restyled rooms are fitted with a hire safe, a minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, an iron and ironing board, a refreshment centre, and a marble en suite bathroom with a hairdryer. The carpeted rooms also come with a direct dial telephone, LCD flat panel TV, a radio, an Internet connection, a CD player, a double or king-size bed, Egyptian linens, and individual heating and air conditioning.